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Communication Engineer

Company: EARTH
Location: Abu Dhabi, UAE
CLOSES ON: 2020-02-26
Department: Operations- ALH 2A-2
Direct reports: NA
Reports to: Head of Aircraft Modification

OVERVIEW

To perform the development/modification and integration of communication systems of aircraft including and not limited to conducting analysis of the existing systems; modifying and/or developing new systems; coordinating testing activities and ensure the completion of integration activities as per the program/project requirements.  

 

Education and Qualifications

Education

  • Minimum bachelor degree in engineering (communication/telecommunication/electronic) or equivalent  

Preferred Qualification

 NA

Experience

  • Fresh engineering graduates or minimum 8 years’ experience in aircraft engineering in public/private sector organization

Key Accountabilities

  • Conduct pre-modification/integration inspections (under supervision of Program/Project Manager) of communication systems to analyze reparability of existing components/sub-systems/parts and/or recommend new/modified components/sub-systems/parts and/or design new components/sub- systems/parts

Based on pre-modification/integration inspection and program/project requirements perform the following:

  • Modify program/project plans (in coordination with Program/Project Manager/manufacturing partner/supplier) including phases, key activities, milestones; work schedule, work orders and work flows
  • Advise on the selection of communication systems components/sub-systems/parts depending on obsolescence, availability and cost
  • Perform/supervise Technicians or coordinate with manufacturing partner/supplier for the modification/integration process to assemble and integrate communication system components/ sub-systems/parts or
  • Design new communication systems (under supervision of Project Manager) including design, assembly drawings, schematics, 3D modelling and document the key design aspects/ specifications
  • Conduct engineering design analysis to enable appropriate scoping of communication systems and carry out the revisions, if required
  • Develop the data pack and communicate the design, assembly drawings, schematics and 3D modelling of communication systems to production team or manufacturing partner/supplier, as applicable
  • Perform/supervise Technicians or coordinate with manufacturing partner/supplier for the modification/integration process to assemble and integrate communication system components/ sub-systems/parts or
  • Carry out the testing of communication system prototypes in coordination with testing team
  • Troubleshoot minor installation issues, as and when required
  • Carry out post integration examination (in coordination with testing team) to verify proper functioning of communication systems and final inspection to verify the completion of integration activities
  • Develop technical reports and documentation as required
  • Adhere to HSE (health, safety and environment) and environmental procedures